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Outlaws, Rattlers meet to stay on top

by Josh Richert | October 21, 2021 at 10:00 p.m.

MURFREESBORO, Ark. -- The logjam atop the 7-2A conference standings will get a bit clearer tonight with Dierks visiting Murfreeesboro in a battle of teams that made the playoffs last fall.

The defending conference champion Outlaws (2-4, 1-0) have won three of the last four against the Rattlers (3-3, 2-0).

Dierks observed an open date last week and has won 2 of its last 3 games. The Outlaws fell to Poyen, 30-28, between wins over Magnet Cove and Foreman.

The Rattlers ride a 3-game win streak into tonight's meeting at Holloway Field at Rattler Stadium. Murfreesboro beat the Gators, 21-12, last week.

Dierks averages 29.7 points per game and allows 34.7 per outing. The Rattlers score 19.3 points and give up 20.5 points per game.

In another conference game, winless Foreman (0-7, 0-2) visits Lafayette County (2-3, 1-0), while Mineral Springs has a bye.


Tonight's games

Ashdown at Arkadelphia

Hot Springs Lakeside at De Queen

Bismarck at Prescott

Harmony Grove at Nashville

Camden Fairview at Hope

Dierks at Murfreesboro

Foreman at Lafayette County

Jessieville at Fouke

Genoa Central at Horatio

Southwest Christian at Trinity Christian

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